Risk Assessment

Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment

Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment

Level 2 Award in Risk Assessment

Qualification Overview

This qualification is designed to be an introduction to the principles of Risk Assessment. It covers why risk assessments are necessary, the legal requirements relating to risk assessments and simple processes for carrying out a risk assessment. It is suitable for learners working in any environment who need to be more risk aware by raising their knowledge of risk in the workplace and basic things they can do to control it.

Training Contents

  • Understand why risk assessments are necessary for maintaining and improving standards of health and safety at work
  • Understand the principles of risk assessment

Course Assessment :

This qualification is assessed by an examination with total duration of 1 hour. Learners will achieve a Pass at 65% overall.

Accreditation

  • Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance United Kingdom (HABC)

Course Duration

01 Day

Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment

Qualification Overview

This qualification is designed for learners with a responsibility to conduct risk assessments at low risk premises. It covers the principles of risk assessment, the relationship between hazard and risk and requires learners use the knowledge learned on the course by undertaking a risk assessment. Therefore laying a foundation for further development as a risk assessor.

Course Contents:

  • Understand the importance of health and safety in the workplace
  • Understand the principles involved in risk assessment
  • Understand the relationship between hazard and risk as part of an accident and ill health prevention strategy
  • Apply the hierarchy of controls to control risk to an acceptable level
  • Apply knowledge of the risk assessment process in a workplace

Course Assessment:

This qualification is assessed by multiple-choice examination and internally set & assessed activity. Learners will achieve a Pass at 65% overall.

Accreditation:

  • Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance United Kingdom (HABC)

Course Duration:

03 Days